In spite of protests on University of California campuses, the board voted to hike tuitions by about 5 percent every year for the next five years.
In the wake of the Newtown shootings, parents are talking about the struggle to get mental health help for their children.
As WBUR’s Martha Bebinger reports, “we don’t know if the alleged Newtown gunman, Adam Lanza, had a mental illness. But we do have parents who take in details of his life and say, ‘please, help me make sure this doesn’t happen with my son.'”